The links to relevant recommendations of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists are provided as the primary source of supplemental information to that provided in Clinical Updates in Women's Health Care monographs when applicable. The links to resources other than those of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists are provided for information purposes only, and referral to these resources does not imply the endorsement of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Exercise (Vol XII, No 2)
For the 2019 ACC/AHA guidelines on the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease, refer to Arnett DK, Blumenthal RS, Albert MA, Buroker AB, Goldberger ZD, Hahn EJ, et al. 2019 ACC/AHA guideline on the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease [preprint]. Circulation 2019;DOI: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000678. Available at: https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000678. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
For a resource from the CDC on CV disease prevention by exercise, refer to Omura JD, Carlson SA, Paul P, Watson KB, Loustalot F, Foltz JL, et al. Adults eligible for cardiovascular disease prevention counseling and participation in aerobic physical activity—United States, 2013. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2015;64:1047-51.
For new information regarding warnings and contraindications to exercise during pregnancy refer to Physical activity and exercise during pregnancy and the postpartum period. Committee Opinion No. 650. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e135-42.
For Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2015-2020 refer to http://health.gov/dietaryguidelines/2015/guidelines/